HFLI + UPrep Academy JumpStart Youth Entrepreneurship Program 2019

University Prep (UPrep) Academy High School Students – Take charge of your impact! Through work in teams and alongside mentors who are entrepreneurs and social innovators, this workshop will help you gain in-demand skills and mindsets that position you as an emerging changemaker in school, at work, and for your community. The workshop helps high school students develop creative problem solving and entrepreneurial skills and mindsets. Students will:

  • Learn from Detroit entrepreneurs
  • Design a mobile app
  • Compete for team prizes
  • Enjoy free meals and snacks

All participants attend at no cost thanks to generous support from the Walmart Foundation and Ford Motor Company Fund; please commit to being present for all three segments.

This 3-day workshop is a collaboration by Henry Ford Learning Institute and University Prep Academy.


Three-Day Workshop:

03.15.19  |  4:00 pm – 7:00 pmAttend the HFLI + UPrep Workshop: Quote from a past participant

03.16.19  |  10:00 am – 4:00 pm

03.17.19  |  10:00 am – 4:00 pm



Purple Building, Floor 2
University Prep Academy High School
600 Antoinette
Detroit, MI 48202



Read the FAQ

Download the Required Student Permission Forms

Email jumpstart@hfli.org with questions.


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